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16:59 Feb 14, 2008
English to German translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation / Baseball
English term or phrase: changeup
Often times, the closer is the pitcher on the team with the best stuff; Mariano Rivera’s devastating "cutter," Trevor Hoffman’s vicious changeup, and Jonathan Papelbon’s 98 mph heater.

Ich bin nicht sehr vertraut mit Baseball und konnte das Wort "changeup" nirgends finden. Jemand eine Ahnung wie man das am besten übersetzt?
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Local time: 06:26
German translation:Changeup
Explanation:
Zitat Wikipedia: Der Changeup (oder kurz change) ist ein Pitch (Wurf) im Baseball, der absichtlich langsam geworfen wird. Berüchtigte Changeups werden von den Pitchern Trevor Hoffman, Pedro Martinez, Johan Santana, Brad Radke, Cole Hamels und Eric Gagne geworfen...
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Friedhelm Fockenberg
Local time: 11:26
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Hätte ich nachsehen sollen vorher. Vielen Dank trotzdem!
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Friedhelm Fockenberg


  

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Changeup


Explanation:
Zitat Wikipedia: Der Changeup (oder kurz change) ist ein Pitch (Wurf) im Baseball, der absichtlich langsam geworfen wird. Berüchtigte Changeups werden von den Pitchern Trevor Hoffman, Pedro Martinez, Johan Santana, Brad Radke, Cole Hamels und Eric Gagne geworfen...
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    Reference: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Changeup
Friedhelm Fockenberg
Local time: 11:26
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
Hätte ich nachsehen sollen vorher. Vielen Dank trotzdem!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  jccantrell: and not betraying the different motion, causing the batter to swing too early, missing the ball.
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